News & Updates

October 23, 2023

Start of Phase III – two Consortia were chosen

procuRE launched the third phase towards reaching its goal to develop innovative solutions to achieve 100% Renewable Energy Supply […]

July 19, 2023

Meet The last persona in procuRE challenge

procuRE continues publishing a series of posts about various personas to better understand the needs and goals of the Challenge. […]

July 4, 2023

The next persona published – office worker

procuRE continues publishing a series of posts about various personas for better understanding of the needs and goals of the […]

May 24, 2023

Consortium meeting in Bonn, 23-24 May

The last days of May brought procuRE consortium all the way to Bonn, Germany. For two days the project […]

December 6, 2022

Third Persona is published – Teacher

procuRE continues publishing a series of posts about various personas to better understand the needs and goals of the Challenge. […]

November 25, 2022

Eilat presented procuRE at COP27 in Egypt

Last week Eilat presented procuRE at COP27 conference in Egypt. The Conference was dedicated to the mitigation and adaptation […]

September 14, 2022

Watch procuRE EUSEW22 webinar  – video available

On 9 September, procuRE organised a webinar within the 2022 Sustainable Energy Days with the title “Cities procuRE Replicable Approaches to Reach […]

July 6, 2022

PARADISE consortium visited the pilot sites

Consortium PARadISE already visited all the pilot sites and has shared its impressions. PARadISE team met representatives of the […]

June 27, 2022

SEBR Consortium reports on the Pilot sites visits

Consortium SEBR has already visited some of the Pilot sites and shares its impressions. Representatives of the Consortium were […]

June 24, 2022

CLARITY Consortium shares impressions after the site visits

Consortium CLARITY visited all the pilot sites and has shared its impressions. Representatives of the Consortium together with people […]

May 20, 2022

4 procure cities selected for EU Mission on climate Neutrality

We are happy to announce that four procuRE cities – Velenje, Barcelona, Eilat and Istanbul – have been selected […]

May 19, 2022

Information about suppliers added to the website

The information about all three suppliers and their approaches is published. We have presented three consortia, PARadISE, CLARITY and SEBR, […]

May 15, 2022

İstanbul selected for EU’s 100 climate-neutral programme

İstanbul will participate in a new EU program with the aim of transforming itself into a smart and climate-neutral […]

May 10, 2022

procuRE selects 3 innovative Approaches (Phase I kick-off)

procuRE launched the first out of three phases towards reaching its goal to develop innovative solutions to achieve 100% […]

February 17, 2022

Extension of the submission deadline

procuRE deadline was extended by two weeks. The tender package is updated covering recent clarification (e.g. link to identify […]

February 11, 2022

Second persona is published – operator

procuRE continues publishing a series of posts about various personas to better understand the needs and goals of the Challenge. […]

February 8, 2022

Clarifications are available online

Clarifications can be downloaded as PDF from S-procurement. […]

January 31, 2022

First persona is published – procurer

procuRE starts publishing a series of posts about various personas to better understand the needs and goals of the Challenge. […]

January 13, 2022

More time to ask questions – extended deadline

We extended the duration for questions. Ask your questions until 31.01.2022 on the S-Procurement Platform.  Answers are provided by 11.02.2022 […]

January 11, 2022

Find all tender event materials here

In the past weeks, we had three major online webinars which were aimed at explaining the procuRE challenge, coaching, […]

December 12, 2021

More events about Tender documents are coming up!

In December and January, we will host a series of online events where we will discuss the structure of […]

November 29, 2021


procuRE invites all interested suppliers to develop innovative ICT-enabled solutions to achieve 100% Renewable Energy Supply in existing public buildings. 6 […]

November 19, 2021

Register for the Tender Launch Event

procuRE invites all interested parties to learn about the tender documents which go public within days. We will inform […]

October 19, 2021

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Tender Release planned for the Mid-November

Tender Release is preliminarily expected to take place in the first week of November. Please keep posted to get […]

September 16, 2021

Videos Available for all Open Market Consultations

All OMCs have now been uploaded to the procuRE website and are available to watch for interested parties at […]

September 9, 2021

procuRE Pitch Deck has been Updated

After recent consultation, the Buyers Group have reviewed and advanced the tender. Working together, they have updated central aspects […]

August 17, 2021

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IMM develops Sustainable Energy and Climate Action Plan

IMM is going to develop its “Sustainable Energy and Climate Action Plan” under the EU support and funding. The […]

August 8, 2021

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A New Era of Energy Production Awaits Velenje

As the first city in Slovenia to join the covenant of Mayors, Velenje has long been conscious of its […]

August 3, 2021

The procuRE FAQ page is now active!

As of July 2021 the procuRE project has published its FAQ page, in order to publicly respond to any […]

July 15, 2021

Energaia Enables the Renovation Wave

The Portuguese Presidency of the Council of the European Union has laid out the priorities for the six month […]

July 2, 2021

Barcelona Works Towards a Green Future

Despite COVID-19 restrictions, AMB was able to take part in the public presentation of the International Cooperation Master Plan […]

June 15, 2021

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Eilat Municipality Leads the way for Israeli Energy Renovation

As one of the leading Smart Cities in Israel, Eilat aims to be on the cutting edge of energy […]

June 4, 2021

Istanbul’s New Plan for Carbon Neutrality

At the C40 Climate Leadership online summit earlier this year Mayor Imamoglu announced that Istanbul was in the process […]

May 27, 2021

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Nuremberg’s Sustainable Development Goals

The City of Nuremberg is currently presenting its sustainable development goals with a series of lectures, workshops and digital […]

May 17, 2021

Visit the Matchmaking Platform – it´s growing!

More and more potential suppliers are entering their details in the Matchmaking form to tell others what they are […]

May 7, 2021

procuRE has been listed as a new SCM Initiative

The Smart Cities Marketplace is a major market-changing undertaking supported by the European Commission bringing together cities, industries, SMEs, investors, […]

May 1, 2021

We start a series of short videos on procuRE challenge

The current renovation approach will not deliver enough to achieve 2050 targets. We need economies of scale. Georg Vogt, […]

April 25, 2021

Watch the released recordings of successful OMCs

The OMC events were aimed at actively approaching the market to find out about state of the art and […]

April 16, 2021

procuRE Pitch Deck available for download

procuRE pitch deck informs you about our thinking on the 100% RES retrofit challenge as well as the the […]

April 7, 2021

You are invited to OMC Questionnaire

In order to gain a broad understanding of all relevant and available users, stakeholders, technologies and possible solutions in […]

April 7, 2021

procuRE Flyer is available for download

The flyer summarises key challenges and our approach to retrofitting existing buildings to high renewable standards. It presents an […]

March 10, 2021

OMC dates and registration links available

procuRE is carrying out an Open Market Consultation in the form of a series of events which aim to: […]

February 22, 2021

Prior Information Notice published

The prior information notice has been published and announces an open market consultation and provides information about a planned […]

February 3, 2021

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Matchmaking Form and Platform are now available!

procuRE-PCP Website is ready to announce that Matchmaking tools are now ready for the potential suppliers to use. Matchmaking […]

January 25, 2021

Four stages of PCP Timeline are published

Four subsequent stages the project work is divided according to the European Commission are now made clear. PHASE 0 […]

December 1, 2020

Kick-off: PCP for 100% renewable solutions in existing buildings

The EU set the target of decarbonising the building sector by 2050. How are buildings to reach such a […]